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#c8a400 Hex Color Code

#c8a400 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c8a400 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c8a400 is comprised of 78.43% red, 64.31% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c8a400 has a hue of 49° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.41 nm. This color is used in the Nicaragua flag.

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#c8a400 linear gradient to complementary #0089c8

  1. #c8a400
  2. #bb9f3d
  3. #ab9a5d
  4. #999579
  5. #819194
  6. #5f8dae
  7. #0089c8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a48500
  2. #b08f00
  3. #bc9900
  4. #c8a400
  5. #d4af18
  6. #e0b928
  7. #ecc435

Tones

  1. #c8a400
  2. #b99926
  3. #a98e38
  4. #998346
  5. #887851
  6. #776e5b
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#c8a400 to white

  1. #c8a400
  2. #d5b241
  3. #e0c169
  4. #ebd08f
  5. #f3dfb4
  6. #faefd9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#c8a400 to black

  1. #c8a400
  2. #a4870d
  3. #816a12
  4. #604f13
  5. #413612
  6. #241e0c
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
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      ΔE = 3.605 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
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      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
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      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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      #ceac19
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
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      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
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      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
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      ΔE = 3.410 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
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      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Golden Crown / 50YY 42/490
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      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
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    1. Passion
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      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. Tomatillo / 23C-6
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      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
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      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  22. Color Truck System

    1. 1*014 / 1*014
      #c7a936
      ΔE = 3.212 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  23. RAL

    1. RAL 1004 / Golden yellow
      #cda434
      ΔE = 3.316 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. RAL 1032 / Broom yellow
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      ΔE = 4.079 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 3.346 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 12-a6
      #bbaa00 / #ba0
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
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      #d8a700
      ΔE = 3.589 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Golden Frog / T08 40-4
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      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Brassy / 1695
      #d5ab2c
      ΔE = 3.810 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 103
      #c4ad0f
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 3975
      #b8a80d
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  28. Bristol

    1. Dijon Mustard / P017-W7
      #d6aa28
      ΔE = 3.751 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. Acropolis / P171-C5
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      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  29. Kelly-Moore

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      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
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    1. Fancy Suede
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      ΔE = 3.902 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
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      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
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      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
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      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
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      #d6ac29
      ΔE = 3.971 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
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    1. Spectacular / G31-10
      #cca239
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  34. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 52A Teton Gold
      #bf9e32
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 216
      #d5b034
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  35. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Kingdom Gold - 6698
      #d1a436
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Glitzy Gold - 6691
      #d6a02b
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
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    1. Mustard Field / X102
      #cfaf2e
      ΔE = 4.071 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Open Range / 7853
      #baa640
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
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      #b8a029
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Grass Daisy / 211-6
      #cfb128
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  38. Earthpaint

    1. 2-14-7 Ever Gold
      #ca9b22
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 2-15-7 Yangtze
      #ca9b27
      ΔE = 4.453 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  39. Glidden

    1. Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Yarrow / PPG1214-7
      #d8ad39
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  40. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Yarrow / PPG1214-7
      #d8ad39
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  41. Ralph Lauren

    1. Beach Yellow / RLIB209
      #cbac3f
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  42. Cloverdale Paint

    1. The Open Range / 7853
      #c0a43f
      ΔE = 4.257 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Mustard Field / AC102
      #d8a931
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  43. Caparol

    1. 60 50 80 / Palazzo 305
      #d0a030
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 60 40 80 / Palazzo 250
      #c4a03c
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  44. California Paints

    1. DE 5384 - Spicy Mustard
      #cfa33b
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. DE 5432 - Haystacks
      #cfac47
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  45. Sikkens

    1. F6.50.60
      #c19c31
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. F4.67.63
      #dca217
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  46. Rodda Paint

    1. Curry H26
      #c79e37
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  47. Wattyl

    1. Wattle Blossom / B38W
      #cca13b
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  48. Scib Paints

    1. Mustard Field / AC102
      #d2b11d
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. The open range / 7853
      #baa736
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  49. Berger

    1. Mustard Field / AC102
      #d2b11d
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. The open range / 7853
      #baa736
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  50. Vista Paint

    1. Mustard Field
      #d2b11d
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Golden Rattan
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  51. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sin City / 0816
      #d0a741
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Lemon Bar / 0865
      #d1a540
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  52. Colortrend

    1. 0816
      #d0a741
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 0865
      #d1a540
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  53. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Goldenberry 15-15
      #bca23d
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Yellow Strength 14-16
      #d59e1d
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  54. Color Profi System Uni

    1. 1*01*11.00 / 1*01*11.00
      #d29d21
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  55. Albany Paint

    1. Sandpit
      #cda03a
      ΔE = 4.699 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  56. Dulux Australia

    1. Ogen Melon / A193
      #d7ad35
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  57. Testors

    1. Testors 1642
      #b8a900
      ΔE = 4.731 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  58. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-Y
      #d6a434
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. S 2050-G80Y
      #bcab34
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  59. Tollens

    1. T2053-6
      #bfa141
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  60. Dr

    1. Lemon Yellow / 4002
      #daae26
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  61. Benjamin Moore

    1. French Quarter Gold / 287
      #c7a548
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  62. Volkswagen

    1. Riyadh Yellow
      #d1ab44
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  63. Humbrol

    1. 16 Gold
      #dcac26
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  64. Little Greene

    1. Yellow-Pink
      #d0a946
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Mister David
      #dead14
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  65. Nerolac

    1. Asparagus - 2007
      #b49f2a
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  66. Sico

    1. 6098-74 Lemon Tree
      #c9a042
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  67. Crown Diamond

    1. 7275-74 Lemon Tree
      #c9a042
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 38.0%

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#c8a400 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c8a400 foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #c8a400">…</p>

#c8a400 background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #c8a400">…</p>

#c8a400 shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c8a400">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13149184
Binary
11001000, 10100100, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c8a400
LRV
≈ 38.8%
Closest short hex
#ca1 ΔE = 2.074
RGB
rgb(200, 164, 0)
RGBA
rgba(200, 164, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.549, g: 0.451, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 17.217%, yellow: 78.431%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3628032 / 0xffc8a400
HSL
hsl(49, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(49, 100%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 49° (49.200), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 49.200, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 65.324%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 66.394, S: 99.979, L: 68.630
Cubehelix
H: 47.489, S: 1.348, L: 0.615
TSL
T: 1.937, S: 0.330, L: 0.612
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 18% (0.180), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 22% (0.216), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 37.097, Y: 38.833, Z: 5.542
xyY
x: 0.455, y: 0.477, Y: 38.833
CIELab
L: 68.630, a: 0.618, b: 71.796
CIELuv
L: 68.630, u: 31.582, v: 72.267
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.630, C: 71.799, H: 89.507
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.630, C: 78.867, H: 66.394
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.316, a: -2.790, b: 38.349
CIECAM02
J: 60.334, C: 60.507, h: 91.349, Q: 153.035, M: 52.912, s: 58.801, H: 102.575
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.767, jaune: 9.527, green: 0.250
LMS
L: 42.967, M: 39.851, S: 6.089
YCbCr
Y: 150.056, Cb: 50.676, Cr: 155.448
YCoCg
Y: 132.000, Cg: 32.000, Co: 100.000
YDbDr
Y: 156.068, Db: -234.812, Dr: -83.576
YPbPr
Y: 159.860, Pb: -86.140, Pr: 25.544
xvYCC
Y: 153.292, Cb: 52.332, Cr: 150.439
YIQ
Y: 156.068, I: 74.133, Q: -43.414
YUV
Y: 156.068, U: -76.799, V: 38.542
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/12 ΔE = 1.392
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Sunrise Yellow ΔE = 13.352

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